#blacklivesmatter worship service

On Dec. 7, Wellington heeded the call by ministers on Chicago’s South Side that congregations take their worship out of their sanctuaries and into the streets to protest the slayings of young men of color by law enforcement, including but not limited to Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., Eric Garner in New York, Trayvon Martin … [Read more…]

We’re Going on a Treasure Hunt: Deepening our Roots in Lakeview

At Wellington Avenue United Church of Christ, we value: prophetic action, a spirituality of justice, the diversity of the human family, transformative worship, equality and accountability, caring for one another, and the Earth. With these values in mind, we have identified five strategic priorities that we hope to live into over the next 3-5 years. … [Read more…]